rewrite proxy flag set problem

Igor Sysoev igor at
Tue Mar 27 06:17:15 UTC 2012

On Tue, Mar 27, 2012 at 02:07:34AM -0400, niraj wrote:
> Hi
>     Thnx for link.  We can not do the same with rewrite ?
> for me with rewrite it was working but the only problem was that the url
>  not proxied. its show the at user end instead showing the
> original server name(my case
> we can not solve that with rewrite ????

No, you cannot proxy with rewrite in nginx.

As to the rewrite usage itself, this is a wrong, cumbersome,
and ineffective way of configuration in both nginx and Apache.

Igor Sysoev

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